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Six Accused in Scheme to Smuggle Drugs

Posted on: 8:43 pm, June 28, 2012, by


SELINSGROVE — Six people have been arrested, accused in a scheme to smuggle drugs into the Snyder County Prison.

Authorities said the drug methodone was put into small balloons. Then a man hid them inside his body to get them into the jail.

The scheme was discovered when several inmates failed random drug screenings.

All six people charged in the scheme are locked up.

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